Plot & Details
Set in suburban Indiana, the film stars Sam Rockwell as Bill Greaves, an adult misfit recruited by the local high school principal (Rob Corddry) to coach the school's floundering girls' basketball team. Initially retreating from what appears to be a hopeless situation, Bill perseveres and manages to help the team and its captain (Emma Roberts) ratchet up its competitive spirit, while the girls offer Bill a renewed life focus. 'The Winning Season' also stars Shareeka Epps, Emily Rios and Margo Martindale.
- MPAA Rating: PG-13
- Genre(s): Comedy
- Run Time: 95min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 09/03/2010
- Distributor(s): Lionsgate
- Director(s): James C. Strouse
- Starring: Sam Rockwell , Emma Roberts , Margo Martindale , Shareeka Epps , Rob Corddry
- Themes: Redemption,Fathers and Daughters,Coaches and Players,Underdogs,Basketball Players,Single Parents
- Tone: Humorous,Inspiring
- Keywords: basketball,coach,high-school,season [sports]
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (09-03-2010)
- Language: English